Brit facing death sentence 'wants to see his children' as he's paraded on Russia TV
Plymouth father-of-four Andrew Hill was paraded on a Russian propaganda broadcast, where viewers were told that he had been sentenced to death following his capture
A third Brit captured by Russia while he was fighting alongside Ukrainian troops now faces the death penalty, according to Russian state TV.25 June 2022, 16:05 The Brit fell from the Devil's Pass in northern Spain.A Ukrainian refugee who started a relationship with a bloke who took her in has said she "didn't steal anyone" and branded claims she was a homewrecker as 'bulls**t'.Image caption, A Russian missile wrecked a nine-storey apartment block in central Kyiv Dozens of Russian missiles have struck targets across Ukraine, with the capital Kyiv enduring the heaviest barrage in months.
Until now, Vladimir Putin’s media has concentrated on Britons Aiden Aslin, 28, and fellow detainee Shaun Pinner, 48, both sentenced to death.But today – two months after he was detained – a Russian propaganda broadcast showed the moment father-of-four Andrew Hill from Plymouth, was held by Russian troops in April.The unnamed man was climbing with his friend in the north of the country before taking on a stretch on his own.READ MORE: US Army vet returning to Ukraine calls Russians 'clowns' over £40k bounty on his head Andrew, 35, says he just wants to go home to his children.READ MORE: Ukrainian refugee who stole Brit husband says 'it's his wife's fault' As their relationship progressed, Tony moved out of his marital home and began residing at his parents' home with Sofiia.The shattered and tearful captive was shown speaking to his grandmother back in the UK, saying: “I am being detained here as a suspected mercenary.The peaks are the second-highest and highest summits respectively.“The penalty for that here is death.They are expected to promise further military support for Kyiv and impose more sanctions on Moscow.
” Hill’s arrest after fighting for Ukrainian forces was known about but he has received little coverage, until now, compared with Aslin and Pinner who face the death penalty in the pro-Putin puppet state Donetsk People’s Republic.The man may have been trying to get down from the crest in wet weather, which can be treacherous, The Sun reported.It was his conscious and considered decision, the decision of a 29-year-old man who has the right to fall in love, has the right to be happy and has the right to choose who to be with.Hill was detained elsewhere in Ukraine, in the Russian-occupied Mykolayiv region.Hill now appears to be being milked for propaganda purposes by Russia as the threat of death hangs over him."The alarm was raised around 8.On one video, seemingly recorded in hospital, he appears to breakdown as he says : “I want to go home, to my homeland, to my family, to my children “I just want to go home."And the fourth - Anthony and I are fine.I will tell them the truth."A police helicopter found his body in a place called the canal de Infernu Zubi, near to the Alluitz peak, where it appears he could have suffered a fall.but we haven't, and we're not going to.
“I will tell them what it's really like here." He tearfully adds: “I will tell them about the DPR and how it was formed, and I will tell them what is going on here.A local report said they were staying at a hotel in Eibar." For more incredible stories from the Daily Star, make sure you sign up to one of our newsletters here.” Gazprom-owned NTV channel carries a report on Hill which is headed: “Exclusive - before the execution.” The report uses the words: “Mercenaries sentenced to death..” It claims to highlight Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s “international lads” telling viewers they are watching “confessions before the execution”.The truth will be revealed soon.Ukraine's military says some missiles were launched from Tupolev bombers over the Caspian Sea, some 1,450km (900 miles) away.
A reporter says: “Mr Hill realises that Boris Johnson doesn’t care about him, and Zelenskyy cares even less.” Hill is seen being held by Russians in footage that has been delayed by two months.Plainly wounded, he is told: “Don’t worry, man, don't worry, man."Everyone in the UK is thinking the same thing because I take a man from the family — but all of this is lies.We are Russians.“Don't be afraid, OK? OK, say anything?” Hill tells them: “Can I have a drink please? Water.The last major Russian missile strike on Kyiv was on 5 June when a railway repair facility was hit.
." READ NEXT:..“ A Russian commander said: “Yes.Just water.” It is unclear that any verdict has been passed on Hill, even though he has been warned to expect the death penalty.Image source, Image caption, Ukraine dominates the G7 talks at Schloss Elmau in Bavaria UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met French President Emmanuel Macron at the G7 in Bavaria.
In contrast, Aslin and Pinner are now appealing against death sentences in the DPR.There are hopes they could be swapped with Russians held by Ukraine.If not, they will be given the chance to appeal for clemency to Denis Pushilin , head of the 'republic'.But he has already said on record that he sees no grounds to grant them a pardon.READ NEXT:."We are united by our world view and by our belief in democracy and rule of law," he said.
Brit, 25, falls to his death climbing over Spain's notorious 'Devil's Pass'A 25-year-old Brit has been killed after falling from a notorious Spanish mountain nicknamed the 'Devil's Pass'.
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